Some key plot points were predictable, but the writing, performances and soundtrack were all on point.
The emotions and experiences the film conveys do not feel artificial, and Hailee Steinfeld shines!
See more » Young Nadine pushes the SUV's door lock to orange to keep her mom from opening the door and getting into the back seat, but the lock is still orange when Nadine opens it to run away from the car. I'm probably gonna jump off an overpass in front of a semi, so... I'm not gonna be a dick and make people watch, but it has to be big; it's gotta be so big that it just...
See more » : Look I don't wanna take up a ton of your time, but I'm gonna kill myself. [ As a fan of the "coming of age" story structure, I am happy to report that this film met my expectations in every single way.
A middle-aged husband's life changes dramatically when his wife asks him for a divorce.
He seeks to rediscover his manhood with the help of a newfound friend, Jacob, learning to pick up girls at bars.
Injecting some much needed energy into their repertoire, The Bellas take on their male rivals in a campus competition.
After a humiliating commando performance at The Kennedy Center, the Barden Bellas enter an international competition that no American group has ever won in order to regain their status and right to perform.
All at once, Nadine feels more alone than ever, until the unexpected friendship of a thoughtful boy (Hayden Szeto) gives her a glimmer of hope that things just might not be so terrible after all.
Intelligent writing and little twists here and there will likely leave you genuinely invested in the life of these characters and leave you wanting more.
Woody Harrelson plays a wonderful image of a teacher dealing with his life amidst high school drama and Kyra Sedgwick's performance as a struggling mother was especially heart felt and real.
And for the first time in my life I was able to open up. But then, as time passed and I grew older, I saw that God was never going to bring my brother back, so I stopped asking. It seemed that He had abandoned me and so I abandoned Him in return.
It spread itself over every part of me, it sank into my bones and it crawled inside my heart. After a short while lots of people that I had never seen before started coming into the house. He saw the wall behind the roses, and brick by brick, he helped me to pull it down.